Stress, strain and engineering education
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Stress, strain and engineering education by P. P. Benham

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Published by Queen"s University in Belfast .
Written in English


  • Strength of materials.,
  • Strains and stresses.,
  • Engineering -- Study and teaching.

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Edition Notes

Statementan inaugural lecture delivered before the Queen"s University of Belfast on 3 March 1971 by P. P. Benham.
Series[Belfast. Queen"s University] New lecture series,, no. 57, New lecture series ;, no. 57.
LC ClassificationsAS122.B4 A3 no. 57, TA405 A3 no. 57
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5462367M
LC Control Number73164995

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